Considering Coinbase's COIN? You Might Be Better Buying Bitcoin Instead

Source: Adobe/Denis. W Andrew Urquhart, Associate Professor of Finance, ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading._____ Coinbase, the San Francisco-based crypto exchange, is going public on April 14. The company will trade under…

South Korean City Goes to War with Tax Evaders, Will Seize their Crypto

Source: Adobe/slawavorster The South Korean city of Gyeongju, in North Gyeongsang Province, has announced that it will investigate tens of possible cases of suspected tax evasion to see if high tax-band individuals are concealing their money…

Moscow Stock Exchange, Russian Banks Co-Found Blockchain Operator

Source: Adobe/Dmitri Kalvān Russia is edging ever closer to realizing its dream of breaking through the barriers of international trade-limiting EU and American sanctions by developing new payments system infrastructure – with the aid of…

Meet AlloHash - The First Offline Cryptocurrency Platform

Disclaimer: The text below is a press release that was not written by Cryptonews.com. The cryptocurrency industry has existed for over 10 years, and while a lot has changed since Bitcoin was first released, one thing always stayed the same…

Bitcoin Is More ‘Public’ Money than Central Bank-Issued Fiat Currencies

Source: Adobe/Photobank If you’ve read a research or policy paper from a government or central bank in recent years, you may have noticed an interesting distinction such institutions tend to make when it comes to money. They like to refer…

A Closer Look at the Environmental Impact of Bitcoin Mining

Source: Adobe/Photocreo Bednarek Christopher Bendiksen, Head of Research at CoinShares, major European major digital asset manager.____ Bitcoin (BTC) is a settlement system like FedWire, not a payments aggregator like VisaIt uses energy to deliver…

With Banks Turning to Bitcoin, Is It Finally Time to Long the Bankers?

Source: Adobe/Antonio The banks are coming. After years of derision and suspicion, major banks are gradually warming to Bitcoin (BTC), with many major financial institutions beginning to roll out crypto-related services. In the past, much of…

Corrections, Anticipations, Retractions, BTCzations + 20 Crypto Jokes

Never a dull week in the Cryptoverse! Altcoins went booming, bitcoin went consolidating, and professional traders were reminding the new players to exercise caution, but then BTC corrected lower following the much-anticipated announcement of…

Volatility Is Crypto’s Best Friend

Source: Adobe/andov Stephen Ehrlich, Co-Founder and CEO at Voyager Digital, a crypto-asset broker. _____ Volatility is good for crypto. It serves multiple purposes as the whole crypto ecosystem matures, which we have to remember is an industry…

Settlement Is Most Likely Outcome in Ripple vs. SEC Case - Attorney

Source: Adobe/zimmytws While XRP has muscled its way back into the top-four cryptoassets by market capitalization as Ripple scored an important victory in the court, the legal battle with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is far…